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Bergman, Andrew

Overview
Works: 155 works in 619 publications in 11 languages and 13,612 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Western films  Parody films  History  Fiction  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Comedy plays  Crime films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Director, Adapter, Librettist, Producer, Translator, Scenarist, Conceptor, Performer, fmd, Film editor, Restager , Bibliographic antecedent, dir, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Andrew Bergman
Blazing saddles by Mel Brooks( Visual )

38 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never give a saga an even break! Blazing Saddles is an iconoclastic, not-politically-correct parody; one of the 1970s most successful and popular films. Every clichéd element from every Western ever made is turned upside down and inside out, while retaining all the familiar caricatures--eh, characters--of the genre: a dance-hall girl, a gunslinger, a sheriff, and a town full of pure folk. Mel Brooks redefined film comedy and proved that even sophomoric, scatological humor could be used to ridicule prejudice, injustice, and apathy
The in-laws by Andrew Fleming( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two fathers of an engaged couple meet for the first time, they know they are very different. One is a podiatrist, happy with his quiet life. The other is a CIA operative, who lives life on the edge, and when circumstances gets out-of-hand, involves the other in an arms-smuggling sting
We're in the money: Depression America and its films by Andrew Bergman( Book )

29 editions published between 1971 and 1992 in English and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It could happen to you by Bo ge man( Visual )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charlie Lang is a neighborhood cop with a heart of gold - and a money-hungry wife Muriel who's always looking for a way to cash in. When she asks Charlie to buy a Lottery ticket, he agrees, then impulsively promises half the winnings to a waitress, Yvonne. When their numbers hit, the real fun begins, as Muriel learns to live large while Charlie and Yvonne learn to love again."
The freshman by Andrew Bergman( Visual )

30 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naive student freshly arrived in New York City accepts a delivery job involving a shady businessman and a large lizard, eventually running afoul of an eccentric chef and the FBI
Fletch( Visual )

18 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in English and French and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher is a Los Angeles journalist who really lives for his profession. As Jane Doe, he publishes articles that have caused several heads to roll in the past. This time, Fletch is in disguise as a bum, living at the beach, researching drugs and their dealing. One day, Fletch is addressed by Alan Stanwyk, a rich man, who asks him, the bum, a favour. For the sum of $50,000, Fletch should kill poor cancer-ridden Mr. Stanwyk with a gun, so that his wife will get the insurance money. What the guy didn't think of was Fletch's real profession. Returning into normal life, Fletch instantly takes up research not only to find out that Mr. Stanwyk is healthy as life itself but he also runs into certain connections between drug dealing at the beach, Alan Stanwyk, his private jet, the police and a very expensive piece of Land in Utah
Honeymoon in Vegas( Visual )

37 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A low-rent private eye proposes a whirlwind Vegas marriage to his long-suffering girl, but before they can say "I do," he loses her in a poker game to a slick and sinister card-shark, and embarks on a wild quest to get her back
Social security : a play in two acts by Andrew Bergman( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's about a hip East Side couple, a square suburban twosome and a cantankerous mother. The mother is left with the New York family about to entertain a legendary painter and she does have a few idiosyncrasies
Tender is LeVine : a Jack LeVine mystery by Andrew Bergman( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LeVine investigates "when a high-strung second violinist from the NBC symphony walks through his newly painted door and insists that the great maestro Arturo Toscanini has vanished and that the orchestra is being led by an imposter."--Jacket
Hollywood and LeVine by Andrew Bergman( Book )

27 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack LeVine, in Hollywood to help a troubled screnwriting pal, discovers that the movie capital is rife with fear and mistrust
The big kiss-off of 1944; a Jack LeVine mystery by Andrew Bergman( Book )

23 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Kerry Lane, a chorus girl in the hit musical GI Canteen asks LeVine to recover stag films she made while down on her luck in Hollywood, the detective gets involved in the most bizarre episode of his undistinguished career. A routine blackmail assignment deepens into a murder case and, finally, into a matter directly affecting the outcome of the Second World War and the presidential election."--Jacket
James Cagney by Andrew Bergman( Book )

18 editions published between 1973 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The in-laws( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mild-mannered dentist becomes involved with his daughter's father-in-law's bizarre life with the CIA, which may or may not even be true
Isn't she great by Bergman Lobell( Visual )

10 editions published between 1302 and 2010 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy based on the life of best-selling novelist Jacqueline Susann
The scout( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A down and out scout for the New York Yankees finds a talented pitcher in a small Mexican town but once he gets him back home, he discovers the new recruit has some unexpected problems
Sleepless nights : a novel by Andrew Bergman( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sleepless Nights is the first major novel by Andrew Bergman - screenwriter, director, and a talented and powerful new voice in contemporary fiction. Sleepless Nights is a novel about a Jewish family, the parents of which have survived the Holocaust, and the dark currents of incest among them. As in Nabokov's Lolita, there is in Andrew Bergman's novel an underlying hunger for love and acceptance that speaks not only for this family, whose nights are too often sleepless, but perhaps for many so-called normal families as well. And, remarkably, at the end, there is the promise of nights free of past demons and open to a future never dreamed of
Striptease( Visual )

34 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erin Grant (Demi Moore) takes a job as a stripper in order to get money to appeal for custody of her daughter from her lunatic ex-husband. Her dancing attracts the attention of a deranged Congressman who will stop at nothing to possess her
The Fletch collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fletch lives: The newspaper sleuth travels to Louisiana to live the good life but soon finds himself immersed in the kind of troubles that only an ace newsman can solve
Honeymoon in Vegas : the musical : original Broadway cast recording by Jason Robert Brown( Recording )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The show tells the story of Jack, a Brooklynite with an extreme fear of marriage, who finally gets up the nerve to ask his girlfriend Betsy to marry him. But when smooth-talking gambler Tommy, looking for a second chance at love, falls head-over-heels for Betsy, Jack must go to extreme heights to win back the love of his life
The in-laws by Andrew Fleming( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1979 version: Dentist Sheldon Kornpett is a respectable man. He has a daughter who is about to marry the son of a very suspicious character, Vince Ricardo. Nonetheless, Vince calls on Sheldon and convinces him to go with him on a series of adventures, claiming all the while that he is a CIA agent, and that what he is doing is in national interest. 2003 version: When two fathers of an engaged couple meet for the first time, they know they are very different. One is a podiatrist, happy with his quiet life. The other is a CIA operative, who lives life on the edge, and when circumstances get out of hand, involves the other in an arms-smuggling sting
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Blazing saddles
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We're in the money: Depression America and its filmsIt could happen to youThe freshmanHoneymoon in VegasTender is LeVine : a Jack LeVine mysteryStriptease
Alternative Names
Andrew Bergman Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Andrew Bergman sceneggiatore, regista e romanziere statunitense

Andrew Bergman US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Bergman, Andrew 1945-

Bogle, Warren 1945-

Андрю Бергман

Эндрю Бергман

Էնդրյու Բերգման

אנדרו ברגמן

اندرو برگمن فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

アンドリュー・バーグマン

安德魯·伯格曼

安德魯·褒曼

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